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[UK-Northern Ireland] 50% Rise In Lung Cancer Cases Among Women - Report

The Queen's University research revealed a 37% increase in the number of lung cancer cases diagnosed since 2006... "Twice as many men than women had lung cancer in 1996 but fast-forward twenty years and a similar number of men and women are being diagnos
4NI-Northern Ireland on the Internet (uk)
added Sep 18, 2017 13:29
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: Everyone must try to stop sale of small packets

We, the Malaysian Women’s Action for Tobacco Control & Health (MyWATCH), on behalf of women, children and families, wish to tell the tobacco companies to stop bullying the Government and the Malaysian people. Kiddie packs are banned – keep it that way.
The Star (my)
added Sep 18, 2017 04:53
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[New York] Not so prim and proper after all! Edwardian ‘lads’ magazine’ shows turn of the century women downing booze, wrestling and even falling into bed together

Bifurcated girls shrugged off the morals of the Victorian age, which ended in 1901, and were picture smoking, downing booze and getting up to all sorts of raunchy acts
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 15, 2017 01:35
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[Australia] Many women ‘unaware’ of lung cancer risk

Health authorities are urging women to be more aware of the risks of lung cancer as the disease continues to claim more lives than breast cancer. In New South Wales alone, 1288 women lost their lives from the disease last year.
ninemsn (au)
added Sep 14, 2017 13:55
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[Australia] Study warns of potential dangers of e-cigarette use during pregnancy

A new study from the University of Technology in Australia has linked vaping to an increased risk of asthma in children. Researchers are due to present the findings at the European Respiratory Society International Congress tomorrow.
Newstalk 106-108 FM (ie)
added Sep 14, 2017 13:52
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Billie Jean King Understands Colin Kaepernick

One of the more shocking things in “Battle of the Sexes” is that you went on a tour sponsored by a cigarette company / Those were some of the best people we worked with, at Philip Morris. They were fantastic people. But did I like it? Absolutely not.
New York Times
added Sep 14, 2017 00:52
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[Ireland] Rise in number of pregnant women smoking heavily

The risk of babies being born earlier or at a lower birth weight has not fallen in one of the country's main maternity hospitals because so many pregnant women are continuing to smoke heavily, a new study reveals. The risk of babies being born earlier or
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 12, 2017 11:13
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Sex differences in subjective responses to moderate versus very low nicotine content cigarettes

Relative to men, women’s subjective responses to acute smoking are less sensitive to differences in cigarette nicotine content. To our knowledge, this is the first comparison of sex differences in response to very carefully controlled doses of smoked nic
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 12, 2017 11:02
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[UK] Vaping in pregnancy increases a child's risk of asthma even if the e-cigarettes are nicotine free

'Our study demonstrates that maternal vaping is associated with impaired lung function and an increased risk of asthma in offspring.' Asthma affects around 5.4million people in the UK. It has no cure and can cause deadly attacks if poorly controlled.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 12, 2017 04:28
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Can You Use E-Cigarettes During Pregnancy? Experts Weigh In

At this time, there is no reason to think that e-cigarettes do not also carry these risks." While there isn't a body of research on e-cigarette use during pregnancy, using them any time is still associated with respiratory disease, Richardson notes. In a
Romper
added Sep 7, 2017 21:22
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